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They're ready shocking new revelations about president John F Kennedy's famous first debate with Richard Nixon and -- whole lot more about Campbell -- My next guests say JFK was energized his becomes.
Infamous Doctor Who actually laid the foundation for.
A methamphetamine and the drug culture in this country and large measure so they -- joining us now.
Are the authors Richard alerts when.
And William Burns authors of the brand new book doctor feel good I would read the whole subtitled Muslims from title is this law -- there's a reason for.
It's the shocking story of the Doctor Who may have changed history by treating and drugging JFK and marijuana Elvis and other.
Prominent figures gentlemen thanks.
And congratulations thank you thank you.
Let me start this that the book starts out.
Your research and -- of all together some time ago.
To be about Robert Cummings.
And well known popular.
Actor didn't -- any part.
Of what the felt him -- tell us what happened how it became about JFK very quickly if you.
Bob Cummings was of great actor who's known as the health fanatic and in -- research.
You Art Linkletter and through Dwayne -- a -- Dobie Gillis we found out that Bob Cummings was.
A methamphetamine addict and it destroyed his life.
And it destroyed his life and you conducted interviews.
2000 or five.
-- -- to last year -- -- -- with George clinic.
Jerry Lewis Yogi Berra.
All about doctor Max Jacobson's.
The idea that the president everyone -- sense of that there was something wrong and -- that sort of thing.
But to be objected and as you point out of one.
Well before the debate.
I don't give -- -- -- but -- -- injected with -- -- it may have actually changed his performance in the first debate with Richard it's.
We'll remember Nixon was ahead of Kennedy in the polls going to that first debate.
And people saw Kennedy brother I have to tell you the -- I had forgotten that until I read it -- in the book I he was ahead in the polls.
He was considered.
A lot of -- it costs.
And not only did Kennedy -- a shot of this methamphetamine.
They gave them energy when he could he was barely walking he was so tired he was so fatigued he had no voice left.
And Nixon was.
Also suffering from a malady he had -- -- he had an infected me Kennedy tricked him into not putting makeup on walks in life.
And the polls shifted that night Kennedy was ahead in the polls after that the Dayton stated head to the whole course of the campaign.
Let's go to the take it to Marilyn Monroe Mickey Mantle.
To have all of these -- or a cultural icons.
Are involved in this and this guy.
A German immigrant doctor the doctor Jacobs.
Injecting all of these people -- we have that reaches out across Hollywood.
Two -- watching good.
It's a -- It's an -- he's he really reached out and really changed our society.
Any state under the raiders in the entire time.
I mean he treated Leonard Bernstein he treated Anthony Quinn.
His office was New York who's who starting at 10 o'clock at night to 4 in the morning.
You can come in and see Truman Capote in Tennessee Williams the gift that 4 -- was a methamphetamine shots everybody in state and it was -- -- of New York Hollywood or the world.
And you and you assert that this was the foundation that the drug culture -- that this country absolutely methamphetamine legal.
And it was only after the Jacobson expose -- in the 1970s.
That we started the bureau of narcotics and dangerous drugs that the drug war began and it was in large measure because of Matt Dickinson.
I hope you'll come back because you wanna talk about how this book is being blocked buys some prominent media.
That apparently don't like it and -- -- JFK would be in any way are revealed to the American people.
We're going to have to leave it there.
This -- -- we recommend to you highly and it is on our website we've stock.
Richard lurch from William Burns thank people thank -- -- -- and good luck with the book it -- on sale at bookstores near you and on the web reports that's a.
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